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Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers

Install or repair security and fire alarm equipment.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$38.89 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  16.4%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Determine types of equipment, tools, or materials needed for jobs.
  • Inspect equipment to locate or identify electrical problems.
  • Inspect safety equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • Test electrical circuits or components for proper functioning.
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Job Title Examples:

Installation Technician
Service Technician
Alarm Technician

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